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07 Nov
Blogging is Really Something You Can Do For Free

Posted by Francois Muscat On November - 7 - 2011

A blog that is free cannot be worth anything…right?

Most of us have been mentally conditioned to pay for everything when we need good results. This is not the case with blogging when you want to use it to increase your search engine rankings, increase visitors, etc. Blogging is really something you can do for FREE. So how can something that is free attract so many new and interested visitors?

By adding a blog to your website can build up your organic search engine rankings on the search engines and attract more visitor traffic. You can download a free blog from if you want to host it on your own.  You can also host a free blog at

Blogging takes time and commitment.  There’s no way getting out of it if you want to make your blog successful. So in that sense, blogging is not completely free as it takes commitment, especially if you want to do it right.

Benefits of blogging

  • Blogging allows you to add new keyword rich content to your website every time that you publish a new blog posting. Each blog post is seen as a new page by the search engines and they value it.
  • On your blog you can link to relevant pages on your website using keywords in the anchor text that will help the organic SEO rankings for those pages.
  • Your blog will attract new visitors since you broadcast your messages to the blogosphere via RSS (Real Simple Syndication). This can bring huge amounts of traffic and new visitors to your website which ordinarily never would have known about your website.
  • Insightful and original blog postings will attract links from other bloggers that reads your blog.  These links will not only affect your blog, but the whole domain as well. Rankings for your entire website will rise.
  • By publishing blog posts regularly, you will build a following of readers that will read your blog posts with interest. You can build an audience that will perceive you as the expert in your market.
  • Your expertise and knowledge builds up with every blog post that you publish.

To learn more about the countless benefits a company blog can have on your business, visit

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About the author: Francois Muscat
Francois Muscat is the WSI area representative for South Africa. Francois represents South African Consultants with excellence as he strives to ensure they achieve the utmost success. Francois has more

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